THERE’S MORE THAN ONE SURPRISE FOR MARIA Maria drops the bombshell to Gary that she’s pregnant, so he suggests they view the flat in Victoria Court that’s up for rent. Tyrone is suspicious when Gary shows off his flash 4×4, that he claims was acquired during a house clearance. Sarah is jealous when Gary presents Maria with the keys for the car, and soon realises that Maria is pregnant. After hearing the news from Sarah, Ali calls on Maria to warn her that Gary is a loan shark and that the furniture shop is just a front.

YASMEEN LEAVES LAS VEGAS WITH A SECRET Alya and Ryan tidy up No. 6 ahead of Yasmeen and Geoff’s return from Vegas. His suspicions about Alya and Ryan confirmed after consulting the hidden CCTV camera, Geoff gleefully reveals that he married Yasmeen whilst they were away. Whilst Yasmeen explains to Alya that the wedding was a spur of the moment thing, Tim suggests they should have another ceremony now they’re home to make it official. Geoff points out that won’t be necessary as their wedding was official, leaving Tim worried. Geoff bad mouths Alya to Yasmeen, telling her that she misused the house whilst they were away and she’s disapproving of their marriage because she’s concerned about her inheritance. Tim confides in Steve and Kevin that years ago he married an air hostess in Vegas thinking it was a joke, leaving them in hysterics realising that he’s a bigamist!

DANIEL’S NEGLECTING HIMSELF Ken, Peter and Adam clean Daniel’s flat when they find it littered with bottles and Sinead’s face on the TV screen. When Daniel returns home he ushers them out, adamant he’d rather be on his own with Bertie. Alone, he sobs his heart out to another of Sinead’s videos.

ELSEWHERE Gemma is overjoyed that Aled and Carys are well enough to go home. Rita’s thrilled when she bumps into Norris and he agrees to pop in for a cuppa, but he can’t stay long as he’s meeting Freda. Rita masks her disappointment. Bernie sends Kel a message from Alfie suggesting they meet up.

Cast

  • Malcolm Hebden as Norris Cole
  • Barbara Knox as Rita Tanner
  • William Roache as Ken Barlow
  • Samuel Robertson as Adam Barlow
  • Ben Price as Nick Tilsley
  • Chris Gascoyne as Peter Barlow
  • Simon Gregson as Steve McDonald
  • Shelley King as Yasmeen Nazir
  • Ian Bartholomew as Geoff Metcalfe
  • Sally Ann Mattews as Jenny Connor
  • Dolly-Rose Campbell as Gemma Winter
  • Sam Aston as Chesney Brown
  • Jane Hazlegrove as Bernie Winter
  • Samia Longchambon as Maria Connor
  • Jennie Mcalpine as Fiz Stape
  • Sair Khan as Alya Nazir
  • Peter Ash as Paul Foreman
  • James Burrows as Ali Neeson
  • Ryan Prescott as Ryan Connor
  • Rob Mallard as Daniel Osbourne
  • Katie McGlynn as Sinead Osbourne
  • Sally Dynevor as Sally Metcalfe
  • Joe Duttine as Tim Metcalfe
  • Mikey North as Gary Windass
  • Michael Le Vell as Kevin Webster
  • Tina O’Brien as Sarah Platt
  • Alan Halsall as Tyrone Dobbs
  • Isabella Flanagan as Hope Stape
  • Sofi-Jo Bennett as Estate Agent

Coronation Street airs this hour-long episode at 7.30 on ITV.